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SWP No. 24.7

(Summons for Witnesses)

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[July 30, 1692 ]

William & Mary by the Grace of God of England Scotland France
& Ireland King & Queen defend'rs of the faith &ca

To the Constable of Billrica Greeting. --

Wee Comand you to Warn & give Notice unto Capt Danforth -- John Rogers & that they & Every of them be and personaly appear at the
Court of Oyer & Terminer to be held by Adjurnment Att Salem on
Tuesday Next at Ten of the Clock in the Morning there to testify the

truth to the best of their knowledge on Certaine Indict-
ments to be Exhibited against Martha Carrier of Andover and hereof
they Nor you are to fail at your utmost perill making return hereof
under your hand. --

Dated in Salem July 30'th 1692 & in the fourth year of Our Reign

*Stephen Sewall Cle[rbar ].
(Reverse)According to this warrant I have shew ^d it^ to Capt Danforth, & his Answr is, that hee can say nothing in ^yt^ case, that is worth mentioning, I have warned John Rogers, & he saith he will attend if his garison may guarded in his absence Billerica Ahgr August 1st. 92 James paterson, Cconst: ( Witchcraft Papers No. 18. Massachusetts Historical Society )